Man charged in fatal McHenry Co. shooting

December 29, 2011 10:49:37 AM PST
A north suburban Woodstock man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and reckless discharge of a firearm after the death of a man in unincorporated McHenry County Wednesday.

Maxwell Cannon, 21, allegedly accidently shot the victim around 8:40 p.m. in the 1900-block of Woodlawn Park Ave, a sheriff's department news release said.

The victim was transported to Northern Illinois Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. The sheriff's department did not identify the victim.

Cannon's bond was set at $30,000. His next court date is January 6.